For weeks after the Sept. 11 attacks, Oakwood's Bobby Zahn worked at Ground Zero helping bring electricity to recovery efforts. Nearly 15 years later and recently retired from Con Edison, Zahn has cancer and is one of thousands of New Yorkers navigating the federal Victim Compensation Fund. "I thank God that we have it -- though it would be great if it worked a little bit faster," said Zhan, who was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer in 2009. "By the same token, there's a lot of work to do." More.
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund: Still waiting after 15 years